Living in Pocahontas, IA

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Pocahontas SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
5
Education
6
Commute
10

Pocahontas, Iowa Info Snack

Population
1,712
Unemployment
1.3%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$76,300
Median Income
$48,352
Median Rent
$525

Rankings for Pocahontas in Iowa

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Map Of Pocahontas, IA

Population over time in Pocahontas

Year Population % Change
2017 1,712 0.6%
2016 1,701 -4.9%
2015 1,789 4.2%
2014 1,717 -0.9%
2013 1,732 2.3%
2012 1,693 -3.5%
2011 1,755 -2.1%
2010 1,792 5.5%
2009 1,698 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
96.6% (1,654)
African American
0.2% (4)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.9% (49)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (5)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Pocahontas IA USA
White 96.6% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Pocahontas, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.5% (12,814)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.5% (19,622)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (12,214)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (18,221)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (25,629)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (30,435)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (27,432)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (16,619)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (7,208)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (1,001)
Income Pocahontas IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
54.1% (927)
Male
45.9% (785)
Gender Pocahontas IA USA
Female 54.1% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (51)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (85)
High School / GED
42.0% (719)
Some College
20.0% (342)
Associate's Degree
19.0% (325)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (136)
Master's Degree
2.0% (34)
Professional Degree
1.0% (17)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pocahontas IA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 19.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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